This new bi-weekly column will focus mainly on news and information surrounding the automotive industry – autos and trucks, new and used. We will also feature news about new technology designed to making getting from point A to point B, ...

GM Executive Alicia Boler-Davis Honored during 24th Annual Trumpet Awards

Alicia Boler-Davis, senior vice president, Global Connected Customer Experience, General Motors, was named the 2016 Corporate Executive of the Year during the 24th Annual Trumpet Awards.

African American Designer Shines at Toyota

“A little secret, hopefully no one is recording, but me and my wife sit and watch ‘Project Runway,’” McConnell told a small group of Black journalists at the North American International Auto Show in Detroit. “Yeah, I’ll admit it.”

Car Review: 2016 Mazda6

It is near impossible not to like a Mazda, in this case the automaker’s flagship sedan, the Mazda6. Swept lines and smoother curves gave the car a take a second look design.

Volkswagen Apology Ads Ignore Black, Latino Media

Still facing an uphill battle to regain its reputation as a trusted automobile manufacturer, Volkswagen has turned a blind-eye to consumers in the Black and Latino community.

2015 Toyota Sienna

If ever there was a scourge of the auto industry, it is a minivan. Most people don’t want to be caught dead in one. They are thought to convey a boring lifestyle, subservience to kids and the driver is viewed ...

Assignment: Nissan Versa Note SR 2015

The Nissan Versa has never been a vehicle to write home about. It was never a car that excited you to the point where you wanted to go show it off to the neighbors.

2015 Toyota Yaris SE Surprising Roomy

“A Toyota Yaris?” I asked the employee of the car concierge service when he told me what type of vehicle he had brought to me for review. “I can’t fit in a Yaris. I’m too fat!”

GM Highlights Diversity At Detroit Auto Show

During the media week leading up to the 2015 North American International Auto Show, General Motors (GM) not only revealed new models and concept cars like other automakers, they also showcased the importance of diversity in the company’s ranks.

Assignment: The Scion tC is just right for city driving

With a new upgraded sound package, the 2014 tC has Millennial written all over it. It’s not necessary a vehicle that this boomer would normally consider buying for myself, but that didn’t stop me from enjoying driving it.

About That Car: 2014 Audi A7 TDI

t is still hard to believe looking at the 2014 Audi A7 that it is a hatchback with its fastback roof. Audi does not use the term when talking about the A7 but technically the four-door coupe qualifies. The car ...

Assignment Now!: Volvo S60 T6 Drive-E Platinum

If you want a mid-size sedan that is powerful, well-built and has the ability to crash through huge wooden doors in order to escape the bad guys – The 2015 S60 T6 Drive is the car for you.

Assignment Now!: Lexus 2014 IS 350 F, 2-DR Conv.

There are those who buy a car for the numbers (i.e. low mileage, monthly payments). And then there are those who buy a car for the experience of driving. And still, there are those who look to buy a vehicle ...

AboutThatCar.com: 2014 Audi A8 L TDI Quattro

Diesel used to be a dirty word in the American market. But spearheaded by the Volkswagen Group, oil burners have gained a foothold in this market and they are widening their footprint. Audi, VW’s luxury brand, is leading the charge ...

GM's tough call: How to pay recall victims?

General Motors has a tough call to make. Will it pay people injured or killed before 2009 by cars with the flawed ignition switch that it took a decade to recall?